Zebrafish and Morpholinos: URLs

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Jon Moulton
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Zebrafish and Morpholinos: URLs

The combination of zebrafish (Danio rerio) as a model organism and Morpholino antisense oligos as gene knockdown reagents has been a very productive system for investigation of many aspects of vertebrate biology including development, toxicology and disease mechanisms. Here are some zebrafish and Morpholino resources on the web.

Zfin: Zebrafish Model Organism Database
http://zfin.org

ZIRC: Zebrafish International Resource Center
http://zebrafish.org/zirc

Wikipedia Morpholino page
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Morpho lino

Gene Tools, LLC: commercial source for Morpholino oligos
http://www.gene-tools.com

Gene Tools publication database: Papers using Morpholinos
http://pubs.gene-tools.com

Zebrafish Husbandry Association
http://www.nezhaonline.org/main

Zebrafish forum on Nature Network
http://network.nature.com/groups/G3 74C133B/forum/topics

Zebrafish forum on Scientist Solutions
http://www.scientistsolutions.com/f 701-zebrafish.html

microRNA database at Sanger (miRBase)
http://microrna.sanger.ac.uk/sequen ces/index.shtml

National Center for Biotechnology Information (USA)
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov

ENSEMBL database (EMBL - EMI - Sanger Institute)
http://www.ensembl.org/index.html